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What is urosepsis?

What is urosepsis?

Infection from urine: Urosepsis is a urinary tract infection that has entered the bloodstream. Although it does not technically have to enter the bloodstream, this is what usually causes sepsis. Sepsis is a response to infections that can cause a rapid heart rate, rapid breathing, high or low temp, and high or low white blood cell count. It can also cause low blood pressure. Iv antibiotics are usually needed. ...Read more

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What is urosepsis?

What is  urosepsis?

BLOOD BORNE: Infection caused by an infection somewhere in the urinary tract. ...Read more

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What lab values increase if urosepsis?

What lab values increase if urosepsis?

See below: Any of these: urine nitrite, urin leukocyte esterase, urine wbc, urine bacteria, urine specific gravity, urine ph (either direction dep on bacteria), serum wbc, serum lactate, serum bun, serum creatinine, positive urine and/or blood culture. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about nursing care plan for urosepsis?

Here are some ...: There should be no difference in caring patients with or without urosepsis with timely mental and physical supportive measures besides administrating drugs and implementing constant healthy lifestyle without overindulgence. More? Ask Doc timely. ...Read more

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Can urosepsis make your period late? I got out hospital 1 month ago which was the first day of my period. I am now a day late, also had thrush

Can urosepsis make your period late? I got out hospital 1 month ago which was the first day of my period. I am now a day late, also had thrush

Yes any illnesses: can alter enough of your cycle to throw it out of schedule. It will probably take a few days to weeks to reset your cycle. If you are late for more than a couple of weeks, I would check a urine pregnancy test to be sure, and if that is negative and you are still late, check a second one 1 week later. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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Are there tests for colorblindness?

Are there tests for colorblindness?

Yes: The tests for colorblindness are straightforward. All are based on the idea of having patients distinguish colored items or shapes from a background of a different color, which would be indistiguishable for a person with a specific color blindness. The simplest are printed sheets or cards, but many ophthalmolgists and the dmv often use computer based tests based on the same principle. ...Read more

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If i take to tests and one is positive and one negative what should I do?

If i take to tests and one is positive and one negative what should I do?

Discuss with doctor: Lab tests need to be interpreted in the context of total health, history, physical exam, other test results. ...Read more

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